The IceCube 14S features all possibilities oft he top model 14M with a smaller 16 l freezing chamber. It is the ideal instrument for lower freezing volumes and/or research work. It is available with MDD approval as well. A vast selection of chamber furniture is available including Autoseeding for straws and vials.

All control is at your fingertips whether the instrument is used for R&D purposes or routine cryoconservation.

The IceCube 14S has not only a most comfortable touch panel but also various safety facilities like retrieval of latent heat, restart after power fail, IQ/OQ etc.

Technical specifications

14S Version with integrated Tablet-PC
14S Basic Version without Tablet-PC


Temperature range

+40°C to -180°C (104F to 292F)
(313K to 93K)

Cooling rates

0,01°C to 60°C/min

Heating rates

0,01°C/min to max. 20°C/min from -180°C to -50°C
0,01°C/min to max. 15°C/min from -50°C to +20°C

Temperature sensors

Pt-100, 1.5 mm Ø  x 65 mm length (standard),
or 1 mm Ø x 65 mm length (optional) 
or 1,5 mm Ø  x /100/160 mm length (optional)

Temp. display resolution


Freezing chamber size

(L x D x H)  217 x 217 x 348 mm, 16.4 litres
 8.54 x 8.54 x 13.70 inch


 1080 Straws 0.25 ml or 0.5 ml
480 vials 1.8 - 2 ml or 240 vials 5 ml
 6 Bloodbags*
11 Bloodbags in metal cassettes*

Outer dimensions
weight w/o PC

W x D x H (H with open lid)
mm: 540 x 420 x 520 (820) 29 kg
inch: 21.26 x 16.54 x 20.47 (32.28) 64 lb

LIN Supply container

Liquid cylinder, pressure 0.5 to max 1.5 bar 
(7 - max 22 psi)

Pressure sensor (option)

permanent working gas pressure display and file storage

preparation (Option)

second gas/LIN line with a software controlled magnetic valve for the connection of an AutoSeeding rack (vials or straws)

Electric supply

115 - 230 V AC, please specify at order, power consumption ∼1035 VA

Accessories options

various chamber furniture/racks, 3.+4. temp. sensors, flat foil temp. sensor, alarm outputs, UPS, insulated LIN hoses, LIN supply vessels, IQ/OQ installations, various protective accessories, Medical Product registration:requires tech. monitoring and periodic inspection

*) dependent from size and fill volume
Specifications are subject to change without prior notice

14 S Versions & Software

  • Versions 14S
  • Software
  • Available Versions

    • 14S Basic version (Tablet-PC, PC with Monitor or Laptop required)
    • 14S Version with integrated Tablet PC with Touch Monitor
    • IQ/OQ documents (optional)
    • Instrument available as: Icecube (non-MED), Icecube MED.X (MDD/class I) and Icecube MED (MDD/class IIa). Please mind the intended purpose of the respective variant.
  • Software Features

    • wide range of control varieties
    • automatic program optimization
    • high freezing curves resolution
    • touch monitor
    • internal processor plus PC
    • virtual unlimited program storage

Accessories for 14S

For the big variety of applications we have different accessories available.
Please follow the link to see and select between the different accessories
for our freezers.

Accessories 14S